Successes | 2nd May, 2017

Secured funding for our environment in the State Budget

The 2017-18 State Budget featured a comprehensive funding package of $162 million to modernise the Environment Protection Authority,

This was backed up by funding for biodiversity protection, and new stronger laws to protect nature and threatened species about to be announced.

Unfortunately, the Budget didn’t include adequate funding to match Victoria’s leadership aspirations on climate change and renewable energy.

Read more in our media release >